Student Press Law Center fights for first amendment

Since 1974, the Student Press Law Center has been the nation’s only legal assistance agency devoted exclusively to educating high school and college journalists about the rights and responsibilities embodied ...


Walter Robinson to speak at IHSPA convention

The 2016 IHSPA Convention will be Thursday, Nov. 10 only, with registration beginning at noon and then the following the schedule below. 11:30—12:30: Registration 12:45: Welcome 1:00—2:00: Live airing of ...


New IHSPA member, convention registration form

Join us at the 2016 IHSPA Convention Nov. 10–13 by registering your publication and students by clicking the forms below. Adviser letter:                     ...



JEA/NSPA auction to benefit SPLC

An Indiana Pacers jersey autographed by Paul George and a Spotlight poster ...

2016 Dow Jones Adviser has Indiana connection

Lori Keekley is the 2016 Dow Jones News Fun National High School ...

Former publications adviser named to Munster Hall of Fame

Publications advisers Carrie Wadycki (Lake Central High School), Sarah-Anne Lanman (Munster High ...

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Newspaper, yearbook Hoosier Star finalists announced

Hoosier Star Awards The 2015-16 Hoosier Star awards for both newspaper and yearbook will be presented at the IHSPA Convention at Franklin College Nov. 10. Finalists for this year’s awards are listed below.   Newspaper (First Semester, 2015, 2016 convention awards) Division I (Under 1,000 enrollment) Bishop Chatard, Trojan Tribune Paoli, Paolite Scottsburg, The Booster […]

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Upcoming contest, critique entry deadlines

By Kris Brown, IHSPA President I love finals week. The yearbooks have been delivered, the paper put to bed, and I can see a little time for me in the near future.  This is the best time to enter all of the open and upcoming journalism contests, even those with due dates in the fall. Over […]

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2016 Harvey Award instructions

Harvey Awards/BNC Instructions To download a copy of these instructions, please click here. Entries to the Harvey Contest will be submitted using BetterBNC Media Awards Platform. Below are directions for preparing and submitting entries. If you have questions, please contact Diana Hadley dhadley@franklincollege.edu. IMPORTANT: BetterBNC is optimized for the Google Chrome browser and Firefox for […]

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